North American Academy of the Spanish Language

The North American Academy of the Spanish Language[2] (Spanish: Academia Norteamericana de la Lengua Española, ANLE) is an institution made up of philologists of the Spanish language who live and work in the United States, including writers, poets, professors, educators and experts in the language itself. Its mission is to support and promote the study and correct usage of Spanish in the United States of America (not including Puerto Rico where it has their own academy). The Academia, established in New York City in 1973, is a corresponding member of the Real Academia Española (Royal Spanish Academy) and a member of the Asociación de Academias de la Lengua Española (Association of Academies of the Spanish Language), in Madrid, Spain.

Academia Norteamericana De La Lengua Española Inc
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Founded atNew York City
Legal status501(c)(3) nonprofit organization[1]
Gerardo Piña-Rosales[1]

Directors of the Academy:


Porfirio Rodríguez


  1. ^ a b c "Form 990N". Academia Norteamericana De La Lengua Espanola Inc. Internal Revenue Service. December 31, 2014. Retrieved December 29, 2016.
  2. ^ "A New Stage for ANLE Archived 2013-10-19 at the Wayback Machine." North American Academy of the Spanish Language. Retrieved on March 31, 2011.

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